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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Chapter XI In the Lane Maggie had been four days at her aunt Moss’s giving the early June sunshine quite a new brightness in the care-dimmed eyes of that affectionate woman, and making an epoch for her cousins great and small, who were learning her words and actions by heart, as if she had been a transient avatar of perfect wisdom and beauty.

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a digital representation of a computer-user in a multi-user virtual reality site
as in: an avatar of the god, Vishnu Define
an earthly manifestation of one of the Hindu gods in human or animal form
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